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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - February 12, 1974, Abilene, Texas gftfltne WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR COES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IF Byron 93RD YEAR, NO. 240 PHONE 673-4271 ABILENE, TEXAS, 79604, TUESDAY EVENING, FEBRUARY 12, 1974 PAGES IN THREE SECTIONS Associated Press Postal Service Seeking Nixon's Subpoena By LINDA DEUTSCII Associated Press Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) The U.S. Postal Service is trying to trace a missing registered letter containing a Los Ange- les judge's subpoena for the testim.bny of President Nixon. The subpoena, mailed by Su- perior Court Judge Gordon liinger's clerk on Feb. 4, had nol arrived in Washington, D.C., Superior Court by late Monday. The judge said, "I'm ren- dered speechless." .Los Angeles I'oslmasler James J. Symbol'said such a long delay in delivery of regis- tered mail "is nol normal al all" and that he was ordering a trace on Ihe letter. Ringer issued the order for Nixon's testimony at Ihe re- quest of Ihe President's for- mer lop domestic adviser, John D. Ehrlichman. The document asks Nixon lo testify at a hearing Feb. 25 and at (he (rial of Ehrlichman and two olher former While House aides, G. Gordon I.iddy and David Young on April 15. Liddy's attorney, Charles Gessler, raised Hie possibility that the Feb. 25 hearing might have to be poslponed if the subpoena is nol found and de- livered soon. The While House has said Nixon will resist the order lo testify, but il is likely lhal the Los Angeles hearing "would not proceed until the mailer of his possible appearance is settled. The Washington court, un- der Ihe uniform code covering ont-of-state witnesses, was to hold a hearing on the mailer, following receipt of Die sub- poena. The Washington court could either order the subpoe- na served or quashed. Ehrlichman, L i d d y and Young arc charged with bur- glary and conspiracy in Ihc 1971 break-in al the office of Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatrist. Ehrlichman also is charged with perjury. The men conlend thai, as federal officers, they acted le- gally in connection, with the break-in at the olfice of Dr. Lewis Fielding while Ihey' were members of a White House investigative unit known as Ihc plumbers. Ehrlichman, joined in his molion by Ihe otliei'.s, asked lhal Nixon testify aboul. Ihe orders he gave -the .plumbers when the unit was formed. They seek lo have him con- firm (heir role as federal offi- cers in what Ihey say was a national security operation. Kllsbcrg, a former goverji- mcnl researcher, leaked the secret Pentagon papers study of U.S. involvement in Iiulo: china' to the news media. Oil Only Slight WASHINGTON (AP) The conference of 13 major oil con- suming countries ends today with, the expectation thai il will schedule another high-level meeting al which producers and consumers, including those from Die' developing countries, will participate. By ELI.IK RUCKER Description Like Earlier Robber Caution Advised On Cutting First Record Q. I have a close friend who'll really like to n record but Is leery of gelling in touch ivilh jnsl any recording company and widi good reason. Some of his fricnils were taken in by a group from Dallas, lost a Inl of money and never go! anywhere cither. We have I he name of a loealsludio bill don't know hnw (o find out about II or whether it's really on the level. A. You're wise to be cautions when start- ing out in the recording field. 11 can be hazardous for novices. The Better Business Bureau is the first place lo'check the record of any business. In Ibis case, also give Mrs. Wiltard Kellnn a ring at G92-8071. She has recorded and published quite a lew songs, has learned much from the experience and Won't mind giving n few pointers. You trav- el at youi- own risk in this business. Talk to ilrs. Kclton. Q. I've gol Hie old Scars Sea King oulhoard motor dial's supposed to be a 5 horsepower but II doesn't act like any other 5 horsepower motor I've been around. Is (here someone lhal could (ell by (lie model or serial number whal I have? Model Is SJGGOOHA; serial Is 163295. A. You've got a 1953 or '54 12 horsepower Montgomery Ward Sea King, says Alan Yaw. Boats are his business. Yours was built by Outboard Marine Corp. under the iiame'of Sea King for Ward's. If you waul, Yaw will be glad to take a look al your molor and lell you more about il. We've dropped you a note telling how lo find him. Q. do you fix a scratched 'record? You know, badly scratched ones and lightly scratched "ones. '1'ell me 'ast- A. Face the west. Hold your record in both hands high above your head, al the same lime raising your right knee. Clutch- ing the record lightly, rapidly bring your hands down on cillier side of the right knee. Now go buy a new record. And lake bcllor care of it lhan the lasl one. We asked Reporter-News staff writer and record enthusiast-Hill Gould for a few hints on record care. (He's an authority, even .shampoos his records but don'L you Iry il, he has his own complicated mcihod.) Num- ber one, he says is don'l touch the grooves with your hands. They h.-vc oil which at- tracts dust which Hie needle grinds inlo (he record causing a-scratch. Two, buy a hand- held record cleaner gadget al a hi-fi shop. Thirdly, when you buy a record, pill il on tape, throw out the record. Once a record is scratched, there's no repairing it. Q. Isn'l It againsl Hie law lo sliool 111! guns in Ihc city? We surely have a lot of it around Cllnlon SI. A. This is against the law, says Assl, Cily Ally. Harvey Cargill. No BE guns, air guns pellet guns or pistols arc to be fired within city limits.' You could file a complaint at City Hall if Hie shooting persists. Q Can you get Ihc recipe for the lillle while buttered bread slices (hal Bouham ICIemcnlary cafeteria serves'.' My son raved aboiil II for weeks. !lr saved a slice from his lunch for me and 11 nas delicious. A Sure You'll need 1 ox. dry yeast, 2 and one-third cups warm water, one-third cup sugar, ('ry 2 tcasP- sal1' nne' Ihird cup melted shorlening or oil, cups flour. Measure warm water, yeast and one IC'isp suf'ar in mixer bowl. Klir after 10 minutes. Add half Ihc Hour, all dry milk, remaining sugar and mellcd shortening. Mix lo smooth pasle. Add remaining Hour anil sail. Beat until il leaves the side of the bowl, about 20 minutes. Turn out on hoard and cut into two Let rise .in hour. Make into two loaves. Let rise (ill it dou- bles. Bake al 325 for 30 or 40 minutes. Now you're ready for the slices. Brush each wilh melted bnllcr and beat ju 'Ihe oven Bonham Cafeteria Manager Mrs L.It. Wil- liams sent yon an invitation lo drop liy the school some 'morning for a demonslrnlion. They bake every day. Address questions lo Action Line, .10, Abllnin, Texas 10GOI. Names will nol be used bill questions innsl lie. signed and addresses given. Please Include Id- cplione numlici'x If possible. By STEVE MONK Keporlcr-Ncws Stair Writer For Ihe time within a week, alone armed bandit wearing a slocking over his head has robbed a soulhside business, this time billing the Preston Milk Store al 1725 S. THE LATEST It 0 11 B K K Y happened al p.m. Monday. Store clerk Robert Cupps, who was on duty at the milk store alone, told police that a young black man described as being 18 or 19, about 5 feel, 6 inches tall, aboul 130 pounds, wearing a blue. windbrcaker, light col1 ored parts, black and white ten- nis shoes, an orange toboggan, walked into Ihe store, pointed a small, possible .22 or .25 caliber pistol al him, look an undorlcr- mincd amount of cash (rom the store's register and ordered him to lie down behind Ihe counter. The. man then lell on loot, carrying the money in a dark colored bank hag.. The .description of the Preston 7 bandit matches, almost cxaclly, Ihe description of Ihe man who robbed the Century Lodge at 3509 S. 1st last Wednesday. The description is also close lo lhal given by the owner of the Savc-A-Minute Grocery store which was robbed Feb. 5. B52 Commander Dies of Burns BEALE AIR F01ICE BASE, Calif. An aircraft comm nder who survived for three days afler" the flaming crash of his B52 died early today, an Air Force spokes- man said. Capl. Paul .1. Baldy, 29, died al Brooke Army Medical Cen- ter in San Antonio, Tex., Maj. Thomas Maypole said. Baldy, from Yuba Cily, Cal- if., had been in critical condi- lio wilh burns over 00 per cent of his body. He leaves his wife Lana and their six-week-old son Jason. Seven oilier ere w in c n aboard were killed on impact. "There's a good said Capt. George Sutton of the Criminal Investigation Division, "that the southside robberies will be.by the same man. We don'l have that strong a connec- tion wilh the norlhside cases." THOSE NORTIISIDK cases include the Alamo Motel, the Red Robin Grocery Store- and the I laden Food Store. All were robbed within the past month. No arrests have been made in any ol Ihe six cases. Reds Arrest Solzhenilsyn MOSCOW Soviet se- curily. agents and .police ar- rested Alexander Solzhcnilsyn at his wife's Moscow home to- day afler the Nobel Prize-win- ning author refused to answer a .summons lo the stale prosc- family friends re- ported. There was no official con- firmation of the report. The friends said Ihey saw four plainclolhes agents and a squad of uniformed police take the author of "Gulag Archi- pelago" from his wife's aparl- mcnt building on Moscow's Gorky Street shortly afler 5 p.m. No furlher details of his ar- rest were immediately avail- able. His friends -said Dial 30 minutes after he was detained bis family had heard nothing. II was nol known if Sol- zlienilsyn offered any resist- ance. WEATHER U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Notional Weal tier Service (Wcalher Map, Pg. 4A) ABILENE ANO VICINITY [40-mile radius) Conlinued fair and vtortn tfUi allernoan, lorJghl and Wednesday. Winds ouF of Ihc iouth and miles per hour. Highs bolh allernoons in Ific upjwr-7us, id'fi tomghl mrd-iOs. High' and low lor 24 hours ending 9 a.m.: 71 ond 45. High ond low tame dale lasl year: 41 onrt 34 Sunset lasl nighl: iunrije today: sunset (onigrii: Mrs. Lloyd Cope Succumbs at 58 Mrs. Lloyd Cope, 58, wife of the Abilene district manager for West Texas Utilities Co., died early Tuesday morning. Funeral will be at i p.m. W e d n e s d a y in Elliotl-Ilamil Chapel of Memories with burial in Masonic Cemetery. Dr. Frank D. Charlton, pastor of SI. Paul United Methodist Church, will officiate. MRS. COPE, until, lalcly a fourth grade teacher at Alia Vis- la Klcmcnlary School, had been suffering from a malignancy aboul two years. She began the current school term but had lo resign effective .Ian. 111. Her husband found her very critically ill when lie went lo wake her at (heir home, 747 Westwood, aboul a.m. Siie was pronounced dead on arrival bv ambulance al Hie Hendrick Memorial Hospital emergency room. Mrs. Cope was Ihc former Mela Calloway Young, member of a pioneer Taylor County fam- ily. She was a daughter of Mrs. W. .1. Ynung, 'U9 Poplar, and Iho bile Mr. Young. She was born in Abilene Feb. 2S, 1015. A graduate of Abilene High, she altomled llardin-Simmoiis University and wcnl on lo Hie Unlvcivfily of Texas where she. received her llacliclor of llusi- ncss Administration degree in She wcnl back lo H-SU for her Master of Education degree in 1957. Air. and Mrs. Cope were mar- ried in Abilene Oct. 12, 1935. The couple lived for a lime in McCamey where Cope was wilh WTU, then moved in 1037 lo San Angelo where lie came up Ihrough WTU ranks to Ihe post of local manager. The family came to Abilene in 1967 when Cope was made manager of Ihe Abilene district. Mrs. Cope taught in the San Angclo school system for IS years and joined Ihe Abilene system al the start of the 1068-69 term. She was a member of St. Paul Mclhodisl Church, (he American Assn. of University Women, the Abilene Woman's Club and Del- ia Kappa (lamina, honorary so- rority for teachers. Surviving are her husband and mother; two children, ,lohn Cope of Houston and Mrs. Gene of Dallas; two' grand- children, John Lloyd Griffith and Laura Griffith of Dallas; and one sister, Empress Zcrtler, professor at Southwest Texas Stale 'University, San Marcos. The family vequcsls remem- brances be in Ihc form o[ me- morials lo West Texas Hchabil- ilalion Center: Windmill of the 1970s A workman inspects a Vertical Axis Windmill at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Langley Research Center at Hampton, Va. The windmill, designed for placement atop the typical'single-family house, has the potential tn provide an "inexpensive and non-polluting" source of electricity for home use. It's estimated to cost between .5500 .and Sl.OOO. {AP Wirepholo) Fatal Blast Near Clyde Is Probed By JOli DACY JI neporler-iVews Slaff Writer CLYDE Fire officials and neighbors continued lo investi- gate the explosion and fire near Clyde which killed -.three, volun- Icer firemen and injured four others -Monday afternoon. A spokesman al Hendrick Me- morial Hospital in Abilene Tues- day said lhal Mark Kcnl Gil- more, 24, of Clyde, remains in "very critical condition." The dead were- identified as Roy l.ce Coin, 56, and Ira Hoy Akers, '10, toll) of Clyde, and Michael Ronald Warren, 2G, a student al Abilene Christian Col- lege. William A. Roady and Tommy Ross, bolh of'Clydc, were treat- ed and re-leased and Sid Saver- ance of 810 Davis in Abilene was admitted to Hendrick Memorial Hospital. Witnesses on the scene Tues- day speculated lhat the equip- ment truck which exploded may have, been sel atire by Ihe fric- tion from a Hat tire; however, A WEEK.-ENDER ,t.h Ihe lure way lo grt J Mtisogei irtto the buyers' hands.I 15 WORDS 3 DAYS 5ave per worn" Additional words 15' cr No phone Ccnh in advance Drndlino 3 prn frm'tch] No rtlunrh no official slalemenl Jia.s been made as lo the cause of the fire.. OWNER OF THE land, Larry Guy, said Ihe fire truck pulled up lo extinguish the burning lires on the vehicle which be- longs la the Galloway Casing Pulling Co. of Abilene. The fire truck was parked 10 feel from the burning equipinenl truck when il exploded, witness- es said. Guy added one section of bis ranch land, more than 0-10 acres, was destroyed in the- re- snlling fire, which he and fire units [rom Haird, Albany and Clyde battled throughout Hie night. Paul R. Galloway, owner of the casing pulling company wJiieh Ihe Inick belonged lo, said his men luitl worked in Ihe area from 2 lo 5 p.m. and had said Ihey had scon no fire upon leaving. The alarm was turned in by Ronald Warren who was killed al aboul p.m. GALLOWAY SAID Hie truck contained an explosive called OWF. and had Ihc capacily for four 18 noniid cases of explosive. He said lie did not know how much oxiilosive Ihe. uciuipment truck contained at the time. NEWSlNDEX Amusemcnls............ 4B Business Mirrcr.......... 2B Bridge..................2B .The equipment Iriicfc was working on contract at the Mor- risell Oil Field on farm Road GOI 12 miles norlli of Clyde. Ttie company was working for the Progressive. Oil Company's Hooks Kange Unit Lease-, Guy said. The range fire was still smouldering Tuesday morning, and was apparently aggravated by a slrong soulb wind, bill was under control. Witnesses said pieces of burn- ing lire from the explosion sot off (lie range fire in a wide area. Bui otherwise speeches by foreign and finance ministers Monday appeared lo confirm the prediction that the prob- lems of Hie energy shortage go far beyond what a two-day meeting could resolve. A lo be issued loniglit will show agreement on the seriousness of the situation and on (lie need for more study and further consultations. But, il is likely lo camouflage the gap between the Unilcd Slates, on one extreme, and France, on the other. The Uniled Stales, represent- ed bv Secretary of Stale Henry A. Kissinger and Treasury Sec- retary George 1'. Shullz, is pleading for complete coopera- tion and promising assistance lo its friends and allies who are far more dependent on Arab oil than in this country. Michel Juberl, France's for- eign minister, does nol want to head of such close cooperation which, he contends, is. impos- sible because Ihe Uniled Slates, a major oil producer, cannot be compared with olher countries that' have to import every drop of oil they need. Jobcrl, in an uncompromising speech, said that Europe must be free to lackle Ihe problem and that il was "nol desirable to establish a-system of prelim- .inary consultations with the other big consuming such as the United Stales. He also argued with Kissin- ger on another point. Kissinger asked for "agreed rules of con- duel" in dealings with the pro- ducers. The consumers, Jobert said; should-not try lo define a "new code let us not seek lo establish or lo impost- a new world energy order." Kissinger .suggested that Ihe conference set up some follow- up mechanism he called il a ''coordinating group" but Jo- herl did not like this idea ci-' ther. -'France, for her part, would not guarantee such a be il working groups, an action group for he said. Kissinger, as many limes be- fore in speeches and press con- ferences, again was critical about bilateral deals such as Jobert concluded in two recent lours of the Middle F.ast. "The only result of unman- bilateralism will be to bid up prices perhaps even be- yond present levels, and lo stabilize them at levels thai will ruin Ihe countries making (he bilateral arrangements be- fore they ruin everyone Kissinger told Ihe conference. A few hours lalcr, at a While House dinner for the ministers, President Nixon backed up Kis- singer on Ibis point. II might be good politics to make such deals over Ihe short (crm, "but over the long term it is bad Nixon said in his toast, .Jobert in his conference speech said (here was nolhing wrong with such bilateral ar- rangements, and he was sup- ported by lirilain's Sir Alec- Douglas Home. 3 Coed Scholars Move Into Finals Classified Comics Editorials Horoscope Hasorlol Palicnls Obituaries......... Sporls To Your Good Heallli TV Lea TV Seoul Women's Ncsvl 4-8C 3C 4A 7A 6A 2 A 1.2. BC oB KB 3B Three .Abilene coeds named National Merit Scholarship semi-finalists in September have now advanced inlo Ihr finals. Notified Monday of their latest accomplishments were Nancy Comes. Abilene High, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Kd Coates; Can- di Clements, Cooper High, daughter of Mr. and'Mrs. ILL. Clements: and Marcia Auslin, Abilene Christian High, daugh- ter of Dr. and Mrs. Clyde Aus- lin. XAMl'I) POSTHUMOUSLY to Ihc honor was John Johnston, an Abilene High student who died lasl summer by accidental drowning while attending a sci- ence program in California. was Iho sou of Mr. and Mrs. F. I'. Johnston. Tht: I-I.OIW finalisls. chosen from among somi-Iinal- isls, will now compete fur Mci'il Scholarships lo be award- ed later ihis spring, To participate in Ihe National Merit program, the students look 11 qualifying tc.sl as juniors, liy scoring high on the lesl, they semi-finalists. Advancement inlo Ihe finals came after receiving the en- dorsement of Iheir schools, con- firming their high scores on a second exam and providing evi- dence of academic and other ac- complishments. COUNSEI.OHS OF the Ihrce schools were notified by mail Monday lhal the girls had he- come finalists. Hcsidcs Ihe three coeds and .lobnslon, two olher Abilcniiins were listed as scmi-tinallsls. Both, Neil Potter and David Slamplcy, have moved from Ab- ilene and no word has re- ceived on whether they ad- vanced into Ihe finals. ;